Glossary of Terms

“An interactive therapy designed to elicit or clarify... information, identify behavioral problems or conflicts, and provide support, education or understanding for the person… and prevent, resolve or manage similar future problems or conflicts,” provided “face-to-face...to an individual person.”

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“An interactive therapy designed to elicit or clarify... information, identify behavioral problems or conflicts, and provide support, education or understanding for the person… and prevent, resolve or manage similar future problems or conflicts,” provided “face-to-face...to the member and the member's family.”

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“Form of therapy usually involves groups of 4 to 12 people who have similar problems and who meet regularly with a therapist. The therapist uses the emotional interactions of the group’s members to help them get relief from distress and possibly modify their behaviour.”

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Informative services and resources for a person to, “[maintain] successful mental activity, productive daily activities and fulfilling relationships by the way they look at themselves, evaluate challenges and problems, explore choices and make decisions.”

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Services that help in teaching or acting towards the benefit of others in policy or rights by “speaking in favor of, [recommending, arguing] for a cause, [supporting or defending, or pleading] on the behalf of others.”

Retrieved from https://mffh.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/AFJ_what-is-advocacy.pdf

“Patient that goes to a hospital and stays overnight or for an indeterminate time”/ “Facilities that provide treatment 24 hours a day and can usually serve more than 12 young people at a time.

Treatment may include individual, group, and family therapy; behaviour therapy; special education; recreation therapy; and medical services. Residential treatment is usually more long- term than inpatient hospitalisation.”

Retrieved from

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Services or aid directed towards “[reducing] the risk of suicide”.

Retrieved from https://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=11613

“Crisis intervention services (stabilization) is an immediate and unscheduled behavioral health service provided (a) in response to an individual’s behavioral health issue to prevent imminent harm or to stabilize or resolve an acute behavioral health issue; and (b) at an inpatient facility or outpatient treatment center.”

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Services tasked with the mental or physical evaluation of a person in order to admit or provide additional services.

“Informal type of Group Therapy. It may be defined as the help and support that people with lived experience of a mental illness or a learning disability are able to give to one another. It is built on shared personal experience and empathy.”

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Case Management is a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation, care coordination, evaluation and advocacy for options and services to meet an individual’s and family’s comprehensive health needs through communication and available resources to promote patient safety, quality of care, and cost effective outcomes.

Retrieved from https://www.cmsa.org/who-we-are/what-is-a-case-manager/

“Evidence-based practice that improves outcomes for people with severe mental illness,” which utilizes a “multidisciplinary team approach with assertive outreach in the community.”

Retrieved from https://www.centerforebp.case.edu/practices/act

“A type of treatment which focuses on changing unwanted behaviours through rewards, reinforcements, and desensitisation.”

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“Systematic, evidence‐based, manual‐driven, family‐based treatment program that is successful in treating a wide range of problems that affect youth… based on five theoretical principles, which guide [its] delivery and its implementation in community based settings.”

Retrieved from https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/9781118524275.ejdj0073

Services or aid meant to combat, “the continued use of alcohol or other drugs in spite of negative consequences.”

Retrieved from https://www.azahcccs.gov/PlansProviders/Downloads/GM/bhs-definitions.pdf

“An overview of your symptoms and a determination of whether or not medication is a good option.” Afterwards, “a diagnosis is made and a treatment plan is designed with the patient at the center.”

Retrieved from https://northlakesclinic.org/psychiatric-medication-management/

Services centered around the, “consequence of an event or a series of events that are too stressful for an individual to bare and therefore threaten the integrity of one’s consciousness.”

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“Equine Therapy (also referred to as Horse Therapy, Equine-Assisted Therapy, and Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy) is a form of experiential therapy that involves interactions between patients and horses.”

Retrieved from https://www.crchealth.com/types-of-therapy/what-is-equine-therapy/

Services that provide care and are knowledgeable about developmental disabilities, such as Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Evaluation of underlying mental processes impacting educational, workplace achievement and life management abilities.

Retrieved from https://collegiatecoachingservices.com/psychoeducational-assessments/

Services that are implemented “when a person first shows signs of beginning to lose contact with reality.”

Retrieved from https://www.nami.org/earlypsychosis

Therapy or programs to remedy outcomes of domestic violence (“patterns of behaviors used by one partner to maintain power and control over another partner in an intimate relationship.”)

Retrieved from https://www.thehotline.org/is-this-abuse/abuse-defined/

Meeting of, “a group of people with common experiences and concerns who provide emotional and moral support for one another.”

Retrieved from https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/support%20group

“The process through which children and adults understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions.”

Retrieved from https://casel.org/what-is-sel/

Treatment directed towards “ abnormal attitude towards food that causes someone to change their eating habits and behaviour.”

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Programs or services that are offered at a client/patient/or other residential location

Programs or services that are offered within schools or curricula

Programs or services that are offered within commercial or public locations apart from the organization’s service/administrative location

Programs or services that are offered within an organization’s service/administrative location

Programs or services focused on youth ages 13-18.

Different Languages that a service is offered in, including but not limited to English and Spanish.

Services that provide care and are knowledgeable in certain cultural groups or populations, such as LGBTQ.

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